Ridge Slough

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Overview

Ridge Slough is a wetland mitigation site that provides offsets for impacts to local habitat such as freshwater marsh, emergent and estuarine wetlands. MSUSA is enhancing the site to restore the area’s ecological balance.

  • USACE District: Galveston
  • Location: Brazoria County, adjacent to the Brazoria National Wildlife Refuge
  • Pricing Inquiries: Troy@msusa.com

HUCs within the Approximate Extent of the Impact-Offset:

  • Austin-Oyster – 12040205
  • Buffalo-San Jacinto – 12040104
  • East Matagorda Bay – 12090402
  • Lower Brazos – 12070104
  • Lower Colorado – 12090302
  • San Bernard – 12090401
  • West Galveston Bay – 12040204

Counties within the Approximate Extent of the Impact-Offset:

  • Brazoria
  • Galveston
  • Harris
  • Matagorda

Mitigation Potentials:

  • Creation
  • Enhancement
  • Preservation
  • Restoration

Habitat Description:

  • Emergent Wetlands
  • Estuarine Wetlands
  • Freshwater Marsh
  • Palustrine Scrub-Shrub
  • Coastal Uplands and Prairie